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TrustedReviews Awards 2012: The winners

The Awards

Phones, Tablets, Mobile Games
Cameras and Camcorders
TV and Media Streaming
AV, Headphones, Home Audio
Laptops, SatNav, Console Game

Best Laptop of 2012 winner: Apple MacBook Pro with Retina Display 15.6-inch

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Falling into the “money no object” category, the MacBook Pro with Retina Display starts at £1500. But what a laptop you get for the cash. Alongside its incredible 2,880 x 1,800 pixel Retina Display, it’s even slimmer than the non-Retina model, packs some seriously powerful components and hardware design that remains unbeaten.

Best laptop of 2012 Award Runners-up:
Asus Transformer Pad 300
Samsung Series 9 900X3B

Best SatNav of 2012: TomTom Go Live 1005 World

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With a large 5-inch screen, TomTom’s HD Traffic engine and faster route finding than non-dedicated SatNavs the TomTom Go Live 1005 World proves that there’s still room in the world for the trusty dedicated SatNav. Although not dramatically different from 2011’s winner, it’s a fantastic GPS tool

Best SatNat of 2012 Award Runners-up:
TomTom Top Gear Edition
Nokia Drive

Best Console Game of 2012: The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim

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If you’re thinking of popping Skyrim into your console’s disc tray, you’d better have set some time aside. This gigantic game will eat up your free time like nothing else. Set in an open fantasy world of dragons, political intrigue and alliances under tension, it continues the mature high fantasy style of the other Elder Scrolls games, with all the gaming tech and visual fidelity of the best-looking games of its time.

Best Console Game of 2012 Award Runners-up:
Journey
FIFA 2013

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